DS DS5 MOT Results

Registered in 2014
81.3% pass rate
from 1,024 tests in 2017
(31% worse than other 2014 cars)
Pass rate by mileage
Failure rates by item

Here you can drill down into the failure rates for each item on the test. We've also compared the rates to the average results for 2014 cars and highlighted areas where the DS DS5 is unusually good or bad.

  • 9.4% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (85% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 4.8% fail on Registration plate lamp (5 times worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 2.8% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 1.4% fail on Headlamps
      • 0.98% fail on Headlamp
      • 0.39% fail on Headlamp defects which don't require an aim check on retest (5 times worse than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.39% fail on Headlamp cleaning device (6 times worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.78% fail on Direction indicators
      • 0.78% fail on Flashing type
        • 0.59% fail on Side repeaters
        • 0.20% fail on Individual lamps
    • 0.29% fail on Stop lamp
    • 0.20% fail on Trailer electrical socket (23 times worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.098% fail on Rear reflectors
  • 5.6% fail on Tyres
    • 3.5% fail on Tread depth (96% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 2.1% fail on Condition
    • 0.39% fail on Tyre pressure monitoring system
  • 4.5% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 3.7% fail on Wipers (76% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.88% fail on Washers
    • 0.20% fail on Windscreen
  • 1.4% fail on Brakes
    • 0.78% fail on Hub components
      • 0.68% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.098% fail on Brake discs
    • 0.39% fail on Brake performance
      • 0.29% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 0.098% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.098% fail on Rear wheels
    • 0.098% fail on Service brake control components
      • 0.098% fail on Pedal
        • 0.098% fail on Anti-slip
    • 0.098% fail on Mechanical components
      • 0.098% fail on Cable
    • 0.098% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.098% fail on Components
        • 0.098% fail on Hoses
  • 0.39% fail on Suspension
    • 0.20% fail on Suspension arms
      • 0.20% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.098% fail on Tie bars/rods
      • 0.098% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.098% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 0.098% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.098% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.098% fail on Condition
  • 0.29% fail on Steering
    • 0.20% fail on Steering system
      • 0.20% fail on Track rod end
    • 0.098% fail on Power steering
      • 0.098% fail on Operation
  • 0.20% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 0.098% fail on Body condition
    • 0.098% fail on Doors
      • 0.098% fail on Passengers other
  • 0.20% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.20% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.098% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 0.098% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.098% fail on Condition
  • 0.098% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 0.098% fail on Emissions not tested
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